Applications (references EFSA-GMO-NL-2005-22, EFSA-GMO-RX-NK603) for the placing on the market of the genetically modified glyphosate tolerant maize NK603 for cultivation, food and feed uses, import and processing and for renewal of the authorisation of maize NK603 as existing products, both under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 from Monsanto[1]

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Article
Panel on Genetically Modified Organisms
doi
10.2903/j.efsa.2009.1137
Panel members at the time of adoption
Hans Christer Andersson, Salvatore Arpaia, Detlef Bartsch, Josep Casacuberta, Howard Davies, Patrick du Jardin, Lieve Herman, Niels Hendriksen, Sirpa Kärenlampi, Jozsef Kiss, Gijs Kleter, Ilona Kryspin-Sørensen, Harry Kuiper, Ingolf Nes, Nickolas Panopoulos, Joe Perry, Annette Pöting, Joachim Schiemann, Willem Seinen, Jeremy Sweet and Jean-Michel Wal.
Acknowledgements

The European Food Safety Authority wishes to thank the members of the Working Groups on Molecular Characterisation, Food/Feed and Environment, the Spanish Competent Authority and its Biosafety Commission, as well as the ad hoc expert Sue Hartley and the following members of its staff: Anna Christodoulidou, Yann Devos, Ana Gomes and Karine Lheureux for the preparation of this opinion.

Type
Opinion of the Scientific Committee/Scientific Panel
Question Number
EFSA-Q-2005-249
EFSA-Q-2008-075
Adopted
27 May 2009
Published in the EFSA Journal
11 June 2009
Affiliation
European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), Parma, Italy
Note
Abstract

No abstract available

Keywords
GMO, maize (Zea mays), NK603, herbicide tolerant, glyphosate, cultivation, food and feed uses, food safety, feed safety, human and animal health, environment, Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003, Directive 2001/18/EC, renewal, existing products